CVE-2020-35505

Description

A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the am53c974 SCSI host bus adapter emulation of QEMU in versions before 6.0.0. This issue occurs while handling the 'Information Transfer' command. This flaw allows a privileged guest user to crash the QEMU process on the host, resulting in a denial of service. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.

Related CPE's

References

Mailing ListThird Party Advisory
Mailing ListPatchThird Party Advisory
Issue TrackingThird Party Advisory

CvssV3 impact

BaseSeverity

MEDIUM

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AttackComplexity

LOW

Scope

UNCHANGED

AttackVector

LOCAL

AvailabilityImpact

HIGH

IntegrityImpact

NONE

PrivilegesRequired

HIGH

BaseScore

4.4

VectorString

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Version

3.1

UserInteraction

NONE

CvssV2 impact

AccessComplexity

LOW

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AvailabilityImpact

PARTIAL

IntegrityImpact

NONE

BaseScore

2.1

VectorString

AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Version

2.0

AccessVector

LOCAL

Authentication

NONE